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Regulations adopted under the Act respecting labour standards Regulation respecting personnel placement agencies and recruitment agencies for temporary foreign workers (chapter N-1.1, r. 0.1)

Regulation respecting personnel placement agencies and recruitment agencies for temporary foreign workers (chapter N-1.1, r. 0.1)

Chaper I - Interprétation (Sect. 1 to 3)

Section 1

In this Regulation and for the purposes of the Act respecting labour standards (chapter N-1.1),

“client enterprise” means a person, partnership or other entity that, to meet labour needs, retains the services of a personnel placement agency or a recruitment agency for temporary foreign workers; (entreprise cliente)

“personnel placement agency” means a person, partnership or other entity that has at least one activity consisting in offering personnel leasing services by providing employees to a client enterprise to meet its labour needs; (agence de placement de personnel)

“recruitment agency for temporary foreign workers” means a person, partnership or other entity that has at least one activity consisting in offering to a client enterprise services related to the recruitment of temporary foreign workers, which services may include assisting workers in their efforts to obtain a work permit; (agence de recrutement de travailleurs étrangers temporaires)

“temporary foreign worker” means a foreign national who is staying or wishes to stay temporarily in Québec to carry out work with an employer under the temporary foreign worker program provided for in Division II of Chapter II of the Québec Immigration Regulation (chapter I-0.2.1, r. 3). (travailleur étranger temporaire)

O.C. 1148-2019, s. 1.